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New ‘Harry Potter’-themed ride in Universal Orlando to reach speeds of more than 50 miles per hour

Officials announced Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorcycle Adventure would combine a new level of storytelling, innovative coaster technology and rich environments.
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Universal Orlando revealed more details from earlier this week about Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Engine Adventure, the new attraction coming to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter this summer.

Officials announced Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorcycle Adventure would combine a new level of storytelling, innovative coaster technology and rich environments.

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The ride will the transport of the passengers to one of the most mysterious places in the wizarding world, the Forbidden Forest.

When the new Universal ride is opened on 13 June, guests at least 48 inches high will participate in Hagrid’s Care for Magical Creatures class, and the board of directors of the magical engines. Or on the motor itself or in the sidecar, guests will be flying deep into the Forbidden Forest, and the courage of the mysteries and the tension outside the grounds of Hogwarts castle.

The ride will reach top speeds of more than 50 miles per hour as he launches the passengers back and forth.

Guests in Orlando will also witness some of the world’s rarest magical creatures, including a Centaur, a swarm of Cornish Pixies, Fluffy the three-headed dog, and a creature never seen in the movies.

Riders will encounter various obstacles, surprises, and even get entangled in a thicket of Devil’s Snare. The attraction will join the line-up of award-winning entertainment experiences in The wizarding world of Harry Potter and bring an entirely new adventure to the amusement park.

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